Former teen actress best known for being part of the "Brat Pack," a group of '80s actors who frequently appeared together onscreen. Her best-known movies include Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, and Pretty in Pink.
She started her acting career at the age of five in a stage production of Alice In Wonderland.
She played Anne Juergens in The Secret Life of the American Teenager.
She married Pino Gianopoulos in 2007 after previously being married to Valery Lameignere from 1999 to 2002. She has two daughters named Adele and Mathilda and a son named Roman.
She starred in The Breakfast Club with Emilio Estevez.